Finance Minister Yair Lapid welcomed, Tuesday morning, the cabinet's approval of the 2013-2014 budget. He called the budget, "the first step in changing order of life in Israel."
Lapid said a law to regulate national service for all would be brought to the government soon. He continued, "We will implement a national program for housing. Taxes will be imposed on the huge companies and reforms will be developed at the electric company and the sea ports."